New Jersey Unemployment Office Location

Below is the contact information for the New Jersey unemployment office. They can provide you with the New Jersey unemployment application process and eligibility requirements, get status on your New Jersey unemployment claim and answer questions or issues about your unemployment benefits, insurance etc. You can view their site online at To find out how to file for unemployment, New Jersey unemployment eligibility.

If you lost your job, you need to file for unemployment right away. This office can help you with any questions or issues you might have about filing for unemployment in New Jersey. Items you will need when you file are: your social security number, your mailing address, current phone number, names, addresses and dates of employment of all your past employers for the last 2 years and your alien registration card if you're not a US citizen. Also, unemployment benefits are considered income and are therefore taxable by the federal government. They may not, however, be taxed by your state. It's essential to keep accurate records and report all of your income.

  • Unemployment Office Location

  • New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
    PO Box 058
    Trenton, NJ 08625
  • Unemployment Office Phone Number

  • The phone number to call the New Jersey unemployment office is 609-292-7162 or 609-292-2305.
  • Unemployment Online

  • To view the website for New Jersey unemployment online, click here.